Molly Scott Cato is the first Green MEP for the South West of England and Gibraltar, elected in May 2014. She is a leading member of Green House Think Tank, and formerly professor of strategy and sustainability at the University of Roehampton. She has written several books, including Green Economics (2009), Environment and Economy (2011), and The Bioregional Economy (2012) as well as numerous academic papers. She is the candidate for the Bristol West constituency in the 2017 elections. You can follow her on @Molly4Bristol.
The UK election is fast approaching - we talked to Green candidate, MEP, and green economist Molly Scott Cato about progressive alliances, Brexit, and social democracy.Read more
Różnorodność pojmowania i zarządzania zasobami – zarówno w świecie naturalnym, jak i wirtualnym – pokazuje, że podejście oparte na idei dóbr wspólnych może nas prowadzić do zupełnie innych rezultatów niż kierowanie się logiką rynkową. Wywiad z Molly Scott Cato i Ugo Mattei.Read more
Bilo u prirodnom bilo u virtualnom svijetu – velik raskorak između načina kako se poima resurse i njima upravlja pokazuje nam da pristup zasnovan na zajedničkim dobrima, a ne onaj koji slijedi tržišnu logiku, može voditi ka dramatično različitim ishodima.Read more
What are the different ways resources can be managed and what different outcomes does it lead to?Read more
Everyone agrees that we are in the midst of a massive financial and economic crisis – but how can it be resolved? A new publication from Green House think tank, ‘The Post Growth Project’, sets out to critically examine why growth is regarded as so central to our economic system, and to challenge the assumption that it is ‘bad news’ when the economy doesn’t grow.Read more
Today’s mainstream economic debate around investment vs. austerity is failing, but a truly comprehensive Green New Deal could offer the alternative. The right support from the EU and national governments could encourage different structures of business ownership, focused on sustainability and social ownership that will help the transition to a truly sustainable economy.Read more